Richard 'Dickie' G. Wheldon AFC 1917-1983
Photo by Charles E Brown, Copyright RAF Museum
During is time with the company he has taken part in the development of the Prentice,Meganser,Prince,Provost and Jet Provost. He flew the maiden flights of the Percival Provost Mk1 and later, the Hunting Percival Jet Provost.
He demonstrated the Percival aircraft in 10 consecutive SBAC flying displays. He retired from Percival in 1957 for health reasons.